Ronn Owens Report: Cell Phone Addiction is Interfering with Family Life & Parenting

“When kids and parents are overusing their cell phones, it’s having a huge impact on their ability to sleep,”


Today we talked about addiction. Not drugs or alcohol, but addiction to our smartphones. Our guest Jim Steyer, CEO of Common Sense Media, a non-profit children’s advocacy and media ratings organization, joined us to interpret their latest report. Among some of their findings we discussed the worries of parents who feel their kids are at the point where concern is justified and the problem with teenagers (and their parents) having their phone by their side when they sleep.

Listen to the full report below.

 

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